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Silicosis in New York State

New York (State) Division of Industrial Hygiene.

Silicosis in New York State

a study of fifteen cases of silicosis from the standpoint of compensation.

by New York (State) Division of Industrial Hygiene.

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Published in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lungs -- Dust diseases.,
  • Occupational diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNew York (State) Dept. of Labor. Bulletin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7260 .N385 1926b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p.
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL261427M
    LC Control Numberl 27000012
    OCLC/WorldCa14723704

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Silicosis and Crystalline Silica Exposure. Silicosis is a preventable occupational lung disease caused by the inhalation of respirable crystalline silica dust. Crystalline silica is a ubiquitous compound found in soil, sand, granite, and other minerals. During the Depression, silicosis, an industrial lung disease, emerged as a national social crisis.

Experts estimated that hundreds of thousands of workers were at risk of disease, disability, and death by inhaling silica in mines, foundries, and quarries.

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Silicosis is a form of occupational lung disease caused by inhalation of crystalline silica dust. It is marked by inflammation and scarring in the form of nodular lesions in the upper lobes of the lungs.

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